Samsung Kids Brings Fun Learning to Galaxy Phones, Tablets
NEW YORK CITY, June 10, 2016 – Just in time to fill the summer learning gap, Samsung Electronics America today announced that Samsung Kids, the company’s fun learning service for children, is now available for download on the Google Play store, to use with the latest Samsung Galaxy phones and tablets. Until today, the Samsung Kids app was available via a dedicated Samsung Kids tablet. By expanding the app to the Google Play store, Samsung is broadening the accessibility to the service’s safe, kid-friendly environment, to a variety of Galaxy mobile devices, including phones and tablets.
The service offers access to hundreds of fun learning games and books mapped to U.S. Common Core standards with an emphasis on STEM education. The content features brands and characters kids love from leading studios, including: Highlights for Children, HiT Entertainment, National Geographic, Toca Boca and many more – all carefully curated by educational experts at Fingerprint. New content is added to the service monthly to keep children engaged as they grow.
Parents can now filter content for their children based on subject, age and content type. The parent recommendations populate in a category called “For You” which can be easily accessed from the main menu. Parents can monitor the amount of screen time and apps their children use from directly within the Samsung Kids app.
Samsung Kids is available for $7.99 monthly or $59.99 yearly. New subscribers will get a free month of the Samsung Kids service (see terms of the offer below*). Additionally, subscribers can download and access their account on up to five supported Samsung devices at no additional cost.
Starting today, the Samsung Kids app can be downloaded from Google Play in addition to the Galaxy Apps store. The app will continue to be preloaded on select Galaxy tablets, including the Samsung Kids tablet that comes with a colorful protective bumper (see Samsung Kids Tab E Lite).
About Samsung Kids
Samsung Kids is a subscription-based safe, fun learning service for children ages 3 to 8 years old, available exclusively on Galaxy phones and tablets. Samsung Kids offers parents and children a library of expertly curated, engaging, educational games and books mapped to U.S. Common Core standards, with new content added monthly for a renewed experience. The service allows kids to experience their favorite characters, games and content in a parental-controlled environment where parents can identify specific subject areas for their child to focus and control the amount of time they are using the app.
* To receive a 30 days free trial (a $7.99 value) for Samsung Kids service (“Offer”), download Samsung Kids from Galaxy Apps or Google Play store on your compatible Samsung device, sign-on with Samsung Account, complete setup and provide a valid form of payment, choose a subscription plan and click “Subscribe”. You must redeem this Offer before 12/31/2016. To avoid a monthly subscription fee, Participant must cancel subscription at any time during the 30 day trial by selecting “Cancel Subscription” in the “Manage Subscriptions” menu of the App. No refunds or credit are provided for subscriptions cancelled after the renewal date. A Samsung Kids subscription is subject to the Samsung Kids Terms of Service http://www.samsung.com/us/samsung-kids/terms-and-conditions/. A valid form of payment, a Samsung device and Samsung Account required to redeem Offer. Limit only 1 offer per person. This Offer is valid to all new Samsung Kids subscribers. This Offer is non-transferrable and cannot be combined with other Samsung offer, discount, or rebate. Offer only valid in the United States and while supplies last. Void where prohibited or restricted by law.